School Councils enable greater involvement of the school community and other stakeholders, such as industry, in setting the strategic direction for the school. The functions of a school council are to:
- monitor the school’s strategic direction
- approve plans and policies of the school of a strategic nature, or other documents affecting strategic matters including the annual estimate of revenue and expenditure for the school
- monitor the implementation of the plans, policies and other documents mentioned above, and
- advise the school’s principal about strategic matters.
2019 QAHS School Council
Parent representatives: Mr Harry McConnell and Mrs Sharon Fong
Staff representatives: Mrs Rachael Hart and Mr Brent Egan
Student representatives: Ms Cici Zhou and Mr Garlok Lu
Invited members: Mr Kevin Dando (Multicultural Communities Council, Gold Coast) and Mr Chris Levinge (Griffith University, First People's Health Unit)
Principal: Mrs Vanessa Rebgetz
Each elected parent, staff and student and appointed/invited member holds office for a term not longer than two years.